Bioethics

 

Notre Dame Requires Students to Get COVID Vaccine, But They’re Linked to Cells From Aborted Babies
South Bend, Indiana | 4/9/21

Students at one of the country's most well-known Catholic universities expressed dismay this spring at a new mandate requiring all students to

Scientists Want to Reverse Trump’s Pro-Life Rules, Use Aborted Baby Parts in Experiments
Washington, DC | 4/6/21

While COVID-19 has consumed the attention and energies of the world for the last year, other bioethical and scientific challenges have not gone

Scientists Want to Kill More Unborn Babies for Unproven Embryonic Stem Cell Research
Washington, DC | 3/18/21

I could have predicted this. In fact, I did. Repeatedly.

Nevada Bill Would Let Doctors Take Your Organs When You Die, Presume Your Consent
Carson City, Nevada | 3/11/21

The organ donation is purely voluntary in this country; that is, the donor or family have to consent. This is known as an “opt-in” system.

Sofía Vergara Wins Legal Battle Against Ex-Fiance in Bid to Kill Their Frozen Unborn Children
Washington, DC | 3/4/21

Actress Sofia Vergara won another legal battle against her ex-fiance Nick Loeb on Wednesday involving the custody and lives of their frozen embryo

New York Legalizes Buying Babies and Selling Pregnancy in Commercial Surrogacy
Albany, New York | 3/2/21

The controversial practice of commercial surrogacy – paying a woman to carry and give birth to a baby for different parents – is now legal

Scientists Want to Kill More Unborn Babies for Research and Joe Biden Will Probably Approve It
Washington, DC | 2/2/21

Back when embryonic-stem-cell and other types of experimentation on early embryos commenced, “the scientists” promised they would always

Catholic Bishops: It’s Morally Permissible for Pro-Life People to Get Coronavirus Vaccine
Washington, DC | 12/14/20

Two of the three new COVID-19 vaccines are morally permissible for Catholics, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops said Monday in a statement.

Four Pro-Life Medical Groups Say Pfizer, Moderna COVID Vaccines Not Made With Aborted Baby Cells
Washington, DC | 12/4/20

Four pro-life medical groups provided clarifying details Wednesday about whether the development of two new coronavirus vaccines involved cells

Here’s Which Coronavirus Vaccines are Developed Using Cells From Aborted Babies
Washington, DC | 12/3/20

The pro-life Charlotte Lozier Institute has released information on which coronavirus vaccines have been made using cells obtained from aborted

Baby Molly Sets World Record: Born 27 Years After She Was Frozen as an Embryo
Washington, DC | 11/30/20

An East Tennessee baby whose birth was facilitated by the National Embryo Donation Center (NEDC) has made history with her arrival. Molly Everette

Coronavirus Vaccines Should Not be Made Using Cells From Babies Killed in Abortions
Washington, DC | 11/17/20

COVID-19 has brought many challenges to us all—medical, ethical, societal. It has also intensified and sharpened the focus of some ongoing

Scientists Edited Genes of Unborn Babies. When the Experiment Failed, They Killed the Babies
Washington, DC | 6/18/20

An experiment that involved editing the DNA of unborn babies at their earliest stage of life and then destroying them ended in disaster, scientists